Judiciary

Judiciary

Judge resigns amid allegations she retaliated after rebuffed Facebook request, exhibited paranoia

Legal Ethics

Judge who remarked on ‘temptresses’ who are ‘asking for it’ faces ethics complaint

Judiciary

Mississippi high court orders judge and PD to ‘make nice’

Trials & Litigation

After courtroom clash over DUI manual, judge bars top prosecutor from cases against opposing lawyer

Court Security

Authorities investigate pill found at bottom of judge’s water glass

Legal Ethics

$50K fine recommended for judge over scuffle with public defender

Trials & Litigation

Law firm asks 3rd Circuit to block court-ordered interviews of over 30 clients

Judiciary

Kansas bill would defund courts if law on selection of chief judges is overturned

Legal Ethics

Judge may send letter encouraging lawyers to do pro bono work, ABA ethics opinion says

U.S. Supreme Court

Should presidential candidates come clean about their litmus tests for SCOTUS nominees?

Evidence

Sheriff: Jailed man sends signed letter to courthouse about plan to plant bombs nearby

Criminal Justice

Dispute over DUI manual sparks courtroom clash between top prosecutor, defense lawyer

Judiciary

Three Wisconsin justices skip law grad ceremonies amid dispute over the rightful chief justice

Judiciary

Judge agrees to $10K fine for cursing at store owner who displayed a rival’s campaign sign

Judiciary

Texas judge is admonished for ‘New York Jew’ and Muslim beard comments, marathon court session

Family Law

Mom jailed in battle with dad over circumcision of 4-year-old son; judge is asked to halt surgery

Criminal Justice

Nearly 200 charged after 9 die in Texas biker brawl; courthouse, other buildings under heavy guard

Judiciary

Judge is admonished for ‘heavy-handed’ action on behalf of fellow judge

Criminal Justice

Appeals judge who held home invader at gunpoint: ‘I almost shot him’

Judiciary

Judge facing recall effort says it’s a waste of taxpayer money and a threat to judicial independence